Justice Secretary intervened over chief's return due to 'wellbeing of officers'

Michael Matheson says police authority had not considered PIRC's investigation or those working in close proximity to CC Phil Gormley.

Andrew Cowan/Scottish Parliament/PA Wire

Andrew Cowan/Scottish Parliament/PA Wire

Date - 12th January 2018
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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Scottish Justice Secretary Michael Matheson says he did intervene in discussions of whether Chief Constable Phil Gormley should return to work – over concerns for the wellbeing of staff and officers. CC Gormley has been on special leave since...
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